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Saint Catherine of Alexandria
Catherine of Bologna, patron saint of Artists... by talented artist Sandhi Schimmel Gold.
The head of St. Catherine of Siena, the patron saint of Italy, and from all accounts, quite a spitfire in her day.
st luke-Patron Saint of artists
Saint Barbara, patron saint of prisoners, architects, and artillerymen. Limestone, paint, gilt ca. 1500, Northern France
St. Francis: Patron saint of animals
St. Gertrude of Nivelles Patron Saint of Cats.
I did not know there WAS a patron saint of cats!!
Saint Catherine of Alexandria, feast day November 25. Catherine was a virgin and martyr. She is the patron saint of philosophers and preachers.
St. Cecilia is the patron saint of music and musicians. Also, my saint! She rocks!
St. Cecilia, Patron Saint of Music
St Roche is the patron saint of dogs
Edward Burne-Jones (British, 1833-1898) The Prioress' Tale, 1865-98 Oil on canvas
St. Euphrosynos the Cook is the patron saint of cooks and chefs.